REEL-LIFE IT: A peek at technology, Star Trek style

REEL-LIFE IT: A peek at technology, Star Trek style

In the Star Trek movie, the Romulan enemy Nero produces a mug shot of Spock in the hopes of finding...

May 12th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Of heroes and wonks in the IT ranks

Of heroes and wonks in the IT ranks

A few weeks back, one of my clients remarked that he architected his data center network so as to "avoid...

April 21st, 2009 Johna Till Johnson

How digital media improves dialogue in the Middle East

How digital media improves dialogue in the Middle East

If you ask Mercy Corps’ new CIO, Chip Carter, about the best uses of technology at Mercy Corps, you might...

April 16th, 2009 Angela Cherry

Would Bill C-285 outlaw BlackBerry in Canada?

Would Bill C-285 outlaw BlackBerry in Canada?

A recently tabled bill requiring an interception capability for all technology sold by Canadian ISPs and wireless carriers passes would...

March 26th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Seven reasons behind MPLS’s success

Seven reasons behind MPLS’s success

The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) on Thursday threw a birthday party for one of its most successful standards: Multi-Protocol...

March 26th, 2009 Carolyn Duffy Marsan

Data recovery needn’t be your dirty little secret

Data recovery needn’t be your dirty little secret

Enterprises don’t like to discuss how often backups fail to take place, restorations prove unsuccessful and damaged media ships out...

March 5th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Do laid-off workers become data thieves?

Do laid-off workers become data thieves?

When the depths of the economic crisis became clear last September, public relations firms started using it as an opportunity...

February 23rd, 2009 Bill Brenner

Microsoft to roll out search site

Microsoft to roll out search site

In the next several months Microsoft expects to launch an experimental search site called Viveri, designed to allow the company's...

February 23rd, 2009 Nancy Gohring

Sun targets health care in Canada

Sun targets health care in Canada

In the Canadian market, Sun Microsystems Corp. plans to weather the economic storm by taking advantage of opportunities on a...

February 18th, 2009 Kathleen Lau